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AKA’s funeral and memorial service details revealed

The family of Kiernan Jared Forbes “AKA” has released details of the funeral and memorial of the late rapper. AKA’s family appreciates the love showered on them for the past few days.

“We as the Forbes family would like to acknowledge the outpouring of love we have received over the past few days. Kiernan wasn’t just loved by us as a family, but by the nation. As we have seen from loved ones, friends, industry colleagues, media tributes, and the Megacy,” reads the statements.


The rapper will be buried in a private provincial funeral on Saturday, 18 February 2023, while the memorial service is open to the public and it will take place this Friday, 17th of February at Sandton Convention Center.

The two services will be Live streamed on the official YouTube account of the rapper.


The family also acknowledged their extended family, the Mohosanas for their support, but revealed that Bongani Mahosana will not be coming for the funeral and memorial services due to observing cultural protocol.

In other news – Tshego reveals how AKA helped him

Tshego pays tribute to AKA who was shot dead in Durban on the 10th of February. The death of the rapper left many devastated and people have taken to different social media platforms to pay tribute to the late

Taking to Instagram, Tshego spoke about his AKA helped him whenever he is struggling with his relationship with God. Just the other day we laughed about how 13 years ago you performed at a gig for us and it only cost a bottle of Jameson and gas money. For 13 years you’ve been solid with me no matter where I was or who I was with. 13 years dog,” the Pink Panther wrote.Learn More

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